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Starting with the discoveries of a rat poison and woodworm treatment by two scientists in England and Denmark in the early 20th century, Rentokil has grown through acquisitions and the application of science and technology into the world’s largest pest control company.
Read about the journey from the Imperial Entomologist and Professor of Entomology who formulated a woodworm treatment to protect Westminster Hall, to one of the largest takeovers in UK corporate history. Rentokil continues to be a global leader in pest control, developing innovative products and providing expert and professional services in over 60 countries.
A pioneering businesswoman who established Rentokil as a viable company and ran it for over 30 years until the takeover by British Ratin
Head of Sales 1927-1956
The driving force behind Danish owned British Ratin and the takeover of Rentokil. He established the Ratin business in the UK and ran it for nearly 30 years.
Turned Rentokil from a £100m turnover UK company to a £3 billion multinational corporation employing 100,000 people.
Starting in the 1960s, Rentokil scientists wrote a series of classic textbooks on pests and pest control.
Discover what makes us the experts in pest control.